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History – 18th Century Embroidery

History – 18th Century Embroidery

$24.23 USD

18th Century Embroidery Techniques book is an exquisite book brimming with information on the stitches, ornate embellishments and striking designs that were characteristic of 18th-century embroidery. It features beautiful illustrations and colour photographs of a wonderful array of museum-held 18th-century costume pieces and, with quotes and extracts taken from 18th-century journals and articles, provides a fascinating insight into the importance that was placed on suitable attire.

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18th Century Embroidery Techniques book is an exquisite book brimming with information on the stitches, ornate embellishments and striking designs that were characteristic of 18th-century embroidery. It features beautiful illustrations and colour photographs of a wonderful array of museum-held 18th-century costume pieces and, with quotes and extracts taken from 18th-century journals and articles, provides a fascinating insight into the importance that was placed on suitable attire.

Hard back book, 192 pages, text by Gail Marsh, published by Guild of Master Craftsman Publications.

Weight0.83 kg
Dimensions31 × 24 × 9 cm
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